What Are Executive Orders?
President Joe Biden has signed an average of 63 executive orders per year, more than Barack Obama and Donald Trump, but in line with the average among his 13 predecessors.
Biden Pledges Climate Action: ‘This Is an Emergency'
As nearly a third of the U.S. faces heat advisories, President Joe Biden spoke from Massachusetts on Wednesday to pledge executive action to combat the climate crisis. However, he stopped short of declaring a federal emergency on climate.
Biden Signs Executive Order Protecting Abortion, Reproductive Services
President Joe Biden signed an executive order Friday to protect access to abortion and reproductive services in response to the Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade.
Biden Signs Executive Order to Protect LGBTQ Community, Ban Conversion Therapy
President Joe Biden signed an executive order Wednesday during a Pride event at the White House, directing federal agencies to investigate discriminatory legislative attacks against LGBTQ individuals and banning conversion therapy.
Bitcoin Drops Below $40,000, Almost Wiping Out Gains From Biden's Crypto Executive Order
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies fell on Thursday as some of the initial excitement around U.S. President Joe Biden’s executive order on digital assets faded.
WH Aims to Restore Faith in Government by Improving Services
President Joe Biden has signed an executive order aimed at saving Americans time and frustration when dealing with the federal government